Travel within United States is: Fully open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Danville?

Book now

There are 4 ways to get from San Francisco to Danville by subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

BART, line 21 bus  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the BART from Powell Street to Walnut Creek Yellow-N
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Walnut Creek BART to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave 21 / ...

3 alternative options

Line 800 bus, BART, line 21 bus  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the line 800 bus from Market St & South Van Ness Av to Thomas L Berkeley Way 800
  2. Take the BART from 19th Street Oakland to Walnut Creek
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Walnut Creek BART to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave 21 / ...

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco to Danville 30.5 miles

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Danville 30.5 miles

San Francisco to Danville by subway and bus

The journey time between San Francisco and Danville is around 1h 23m and covers a distance of around 31 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 21 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 5m. Operated by BART and County Connection, the San Francisco to Danville service departs from Powell Street and arrives in Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave. Typically 152 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Explore all travel options

Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 1m
Layover time:
21 min
Total time:
1h 23m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 5m
Journey distance:
31 miles
Services per week:
152
Cheapest price:
$7
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:31
Last service departs at:
21:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

San Francisco to Danville subway and bus schedules

San Francisco → Danville
Fully open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in United States

2m

Recommended

Recommended

Travel within United States

Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in United States

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

Explore travel options

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Danville is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Danville is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Danville is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Centers for Disease control and prevention (CDC).

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Danville is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 36 min.

More details

The fastest way to get from San Francisco to Danville is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs $170 - $210.

More details

The distance between San Francisco and Danville is 23 miles. The road distance is 30.5 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from San Francisco to Danville without a car is to BART and line 21 bus which takes 1h 34m and costs $6 - $9.

More details

It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from San Francisco to Danville, including transfers.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Danville is 31 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from San Francisco to Danville.

Get driving directions

There are 144+ hotels available in Danville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from San Francisco to Danville.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 34m

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Danville, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from San Francisco to Danville. However, you can take the BART to Walnut Creek, take the walk to Walnut Creek BART, then take the line 21 bus to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Francisco to Danville via Thomas L Berkeley Way, 19th Street Oakland, Walnut Creek, and Walnut Creek BART in around 2h 5m.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Powell Street to Walnut Creek
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 19th Street Oakland to Walnut Creek
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
County Connection
Phone
+1 925-676-7500
Email
help@countyconnection.com
Website
countyconnection.com
Bus from Walnut Creek BART to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
County Connection
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Market St & South Van Ness Av to Thomas L Berkeley Way
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
AC Transit
Other operators
Taxi from San Francisco to Danville
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from London City Airport into central London, Italian Lakes: Getting around by train and Need to know: Greyhound - to help you get the most out of your next trip.